Charlottesville Right Now

Charlottesville Right Now

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Wednesday, August 5, 201508/05/2015

Purchases of Bottled Water Prove most aren’t ready for disaster.

Jay Shimshack is Associate Professor of Public Policy and Economics at the University of Virginia talks with Les Sinclair about…


Tuesday, August 4, 201508/04/2015

College Football Head Impact Study

Bryson Reynolds, of the University of Virginia, joins Les Sinclair to talk about a college football head impact study.

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Tuesday, August 4, 201508/04/2015

Voter Rights Restoration

Levar Stoney, Secretary of the Commonwealth, talks with Les Sinclair about his visit to Charlottesville on Monday (8/3/15).

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Tuesday, August 4, 201508/04/2015

Charlottesville Teams Finds Support

Llezelle Dugger talks with Les Sinclair about an event to celebrate the U-11 Charlottesville Basketball Team.


Tuesday, August 4, 201508/04/2015

Charlottesville Youth Basketball Team Disqualified Because of Female Player

Jessica Thomas-Johnson, talks about the events that lead to the Charlottesville Cavaliers U-11 team being disqualified in a South Carolina Tournament because of Kymora Johnson’s play.


Monday, August 3, 201508/03/2015

Top of the Hops Beer Fest Returns

Jay Wilson of Top of the Hops Beer Fest talks with Les Sinclair about the return of the festival to Charlottesville’s nTelos Wireless Pavilion in September. Tickets are on sale Friday at 10am.

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Monday, August 3, 201508/03/2015

George Washington National Forest Weighs in on Atlantic Coast Pipeline

National Pipeline Project Coordinator for George Washington National Forest, Jennifer Adams, talks with Les Sinclair about what’s going on with this request to FERC from GWNF.

Money In Hand

Monday, August 3, 201508/03/2015

‘What will be your legacy’

‘What will be your legacy’ month at Senior Center.
Kimberlee Barrett-Johnson joins Les Sinclair with how to think, plan and live a legendary life. She’s a Certified Financial Planner practitioner and President of local firm Barrett-Johnson and Associates, a private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial.


Monday, August 3, 201508/03/2015

Jim Price Automotive gives to UVA Cancer Center

Jim Price Automotive donates $10,500 to the University of Virginia Cancer Center after their “Drive to 800” event.  The gift…


Friday, July 31, 201507/31/2015

Top 5 Soundbites of the Week [7/27-7/31]

Les Sinclair gives your the Top 5 Soundbites of the week.

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